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Chick and Ruth's Delly

165 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2064
+1 410-269-6737
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (152 reviews)
“pastrami” (31 reviews)
“crab omelet” (18 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 23:30All hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
165 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2064
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ok. Had a great breakfast. Definitely a cool- dive type restaurant. Love the “feel”. It’s like stepping back in time. A no frills, no nonsense type place with great breakfast foods and sandwiches . You will NOT go away hungry. We had great a omelette,...More

Thank johnnie79
Reviewed 5 days ago

We walked into this place at 7am and were pleased to be seated immediately. After a quick look at the menu, we knew what we were going to order... made the order... and had our breakfast delivered to our table in what seemed like just...More

Thank Amberjack03
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a bit odd...you will either love it or hate it. The menu is so all over the place but has tons of selections. My husband got the crab cake sandwich and LOVED it. I got a wrap with a side salad, which...More

Thank Pinkrose529
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have eaten at Chick and Ruth’s deli many times. The crab cakes are consistently very good. The prices are reasonable. The wait staff is always friendly and accommodating

Thank Edward D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I️ live in Annapolis and this is somewhere that I️ wanted to try many time. My daughter and went for lunch. I️ got the cream of crab soup to start and I️t hardly had any crab in I️t and tasted like raw flour and was...More

Thank Jess L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WE cannot get blue crab in the midwest. Chich and Ruth's served the best ever. We ordered one blue crab cake and it was huge. NO filler. Got that. No filler. The crab cake is held together by egg white and it is coasted by...More

Thank Ivan1408
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Chick and Ruth's for lunch but I didn't get past the breakfast menu. The Crab Benedict caught my eye. Knowing that Chick and Ruth's is known for their crab cakes, I had to give it a whirl. I was treated to the...More

1  Thank Jim B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed overnight upstairs in their bed and breakfast and tasted their offerings downstairs . Its a classic must stop for visitors , the walls plastered with photos of famous and not so famous customers . Seating is a tight fit because space is precious...More

Thank Nan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A long time favorite of locals and tourists alike... classic delicatessen menu and be prepared to wait in line at peak hours.

Thank neilbud82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the authentic deli style sandwiches.A must when visiting the city docks.Large selection of sandwiches.

Thank Howard S
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m S
2 May 2017|
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Response from MarieN67 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know for sure, but I highly doubt it. It is a very small place and walking between tables seems & feels crowded. Of course, you should call them to get a definitive answer.
22 March 2017|
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Response from TexasAMC3 | Reviewed this property |
Menus are posted on their website or you can call.
17 March 2016|
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Response from Barbie R | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but you can email them, there is an email address on their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 00:30
06:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2064
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-269-6737
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